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Snowball Cookies

These cookies scream Christmas! Only five ingredients and so sugary and yummy!
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Course: Dessert
Cuisine: American
Keyword: cookies, holiday baking
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Servings: 36 cookies
Calories: 116kcal


  • 1 cup salted butter softened
  • 3/4 cup powdered sugar
  • 1/2 tsp. almond extract
  • 2 1/2 cups flour
  • 1 cup semi-sweet chocolate chips
  • Extra powdered sugar for rolling


  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees F and line 3 baking sheets with parchment paper. Set aside.
  • In a large bowl, combine the butter, powdered sugar and almond extract. Mix on medium speed until creamy. Gradually add the flour until combined. Fold in the chocolate chips.
  • Using the palms of your hands, roll the dough into 1-inch balls and roll the balls in a small bowl of powdered sugar until coated. Place on prepared baking sheets and bake in the preheated oven for 15 minutes.
  • Let cool and roll in the powdered sugar again until coated. Serve!


Calories: 116kcal | Carbohydrates: 12g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 7g | Saturated Fat: 4g | Cholesterol: 14mg | Sodium: 46mg | Potassium: 39mg | Fiber: 1g | Sugar: 4g | Vitamin A: 160IU | Calcium: 6mg | Iron: 1mg